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Embrace Earth Day in South America

April 22, 2016
By Stephanie Cohn
   
Earth Day (April 22) is the holiday where the world collectively stops and appreciates mother nature. From the Andes, to the Amazon and the Atacama Desert, Latin America’s natural beauty makes it the perfect place to celebrate.  We’re honoring Earth Day today by listing off some of our favorite ways to go-off-the-beaten path to truly experience the untouched beauty […]
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How to Make your Own Postcards

April 19, 2016
By LocalAventura
   
Nothing says “I got this last minute at the airport” like a generic postcard. Postcards are meant to be thoughtful gestures to friends and family, reminding them that we wish they were here with us on our exciting travels. Yet with the abundance of generic travel photos available on the internet, this gift has lost […]
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5 Netflix Shows to Watch before your South America Travels

April 13, 2016
By Stephanie Cohn
   
You’ve finally booked your flights for your getaway to South America. Yet, that was weeks ago and you still haven’t planned anything. We get it, from booking hotels, transportation, and tours, organizing a trip can be daunting… Watching Netflix on the other hand, not so much. We have good news, though. You can do both at […]
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Social Tourism in Peru with Local Guide Diego

April 7, 2016
By Stephanie Cohn
   
Many would call Diego a pathfinder. Yet, Diego would say he’s merely an ambassador. In everything that this Local Guide does, he does it for his homeland, whether it’s racing in a world sailing competition or guiding travelers to the Sacred Valley. Today as he looks to the future of Peru, Diego hopes to not […]
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Alternative travel for all types of Aventureros

March 30, 2016
By Stephanie Cohn
   
In National Lampoon’s European Vacation, Clark Griswold is equipped with his trusty map and giant camera as he absentmindedly goes from the Eifel Tower to the Louvre, checking each monument off his “to-do” list.  The goofy dad is the epitome of the “tacky tourist,” and while we love watching his family’s hilarious antics (seriously, if […]
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